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international organisation that wants to spark awareness and debate on the great importance and potential of design. INDEX: wants to inspire the creation of new designs that improve the lives of many people around the world.
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video clips from INDEX: 2005

Watch video from the award ceromony, H.R.H The Crown Prince is talking about Design, Kigge Hvid, director of INDEX: describes the INDEX: philosophy and much more. The video clips are shot by Anders Kongshaug from Woco (Wonderful Copenhagen)

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Winner of INDEX: award Torben Vestergaard Frandsen, LifeStraw (BODY) demonstrates the LifeStraw.

Winner of INDEX: award Stephanie Forsythe, Todd MacAllen, SoftWall (HOME) demonstrate the SoftWall and talk about INDEX:

Minister of Cultural affairs, Brian Mikkelsen speaking about design.

Patron of INDEX:, H.R.H. The Crown Prince speaking about design.

Director of INDEX: Kigge Hvid speaking about INDEX: philosophy and about the winning designs. 

Jacob Holm, chairman of INDEX: board and Kigge Hvid, director of INDEX:. What is INDEX:?

Link to video interviews with creative leaders

Watch video from INDEX: Views Summit.

Some of the INDEX: Partners speaking about INDEX: and design in general:

Energi2, Marianne Grydgaard

Royal Copenhagen,  Peter Lund

Georg Jensen,  Hans-Kristian Højsgaard

Montana, Peter Lassen

Dansk Industri, Hans Skov Christensen

Fritz Hansen, Jacob Holm


The exhibition cubes:

Future Scenarios (with students from Pasadena and Claudi Berube from United Arab Emirates, who have participated in the creation of Future Scenarios)




They supported INDEX: 2005


INDEX: 2005 partners were government institutions, private companies and foundations that support INDEX: 2005 financially and with services. Our partners were an integrated part of the development of INDEX: 2005
Without them, INDEX: 2005 would not have existed.

About INDEX: 2005 partners

Danish Design Year


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